TITLE

TSA, S&T Create Joint R&D Strategy for Aviation Security Technology

PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;11/9/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 23, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a high-level joint strategy developed by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and the Science of Technology (S&T) branch to guide research and development (R&D) in a bid to meet aviation security solutions. One of the goals of the strategy document is to improve the understanding of improvised explosive threats. Information on the strategy's aviation security initiatives is provided.
ACCESSION #
67616269

 

Related Articles

  • TSA Is Increasing Procurement and Deployment of the Advanced Imaging Technology, but Challenges to This Effort and Other Areas of Aviation Security Remain.  // GAO Reports;3/17/2010, preceding p1 

    The article offers information on the statement of the U.S. Homeland Security and Justice Issues Director Steve Lord, regarding the U.S. aviation security. The statement focuses on the efforts of the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in procuring and deploying advanced imaging...

  • TSA To Move Forward In Competition For New Explosives Detection Systems. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;12/15/2009, Vol. 244 Issue 50, p3 

    The article reports that the U.S. Transportation Security Administration expects to begin soliciting proposals within the next month for three categories of explosive detection systems (EDS) used to screen checked baggage at the airport. It is noted that the agency released a draft Request for...

  • Turnaround Tuesday: Explosive-Detection Tech Business Implant Sciences Extends Time to Pay Debt. Collins, Allison // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;4/20/2015, p14 

    The article discusses the financial relief obtained by explosive-detection technology company Implant Sciences Corp. under chief executive officer from the deferment of maturing notes and closing of QS-B220 desktop explosives trace detection system sales to the Transportation Security...

  • Crossing the line?  // Airline Business;Aug2005, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p9 

    Comments on the air security rules imposed by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration that required all passengers on all non-U.S. airlines to be screened before entering the country's airspace. Legal issues on the advance submission of passenger and crew manifests to administrative...

  • New TSA Chief Warns Of 'Diffuse' Threat. Karp, Aaron // Aviation Daily;7/7/2015, Vol. 402 Issue 4, p2 

    The article talks about the appointment of former vice commandant of U.S. Coast Guard Peter Neffenger as the head of Transportation Security Administration (TSA), U.S., and also mentions about aviation threats and security.

  • TSA To Terminate Hassle-Free Flights. Croft, John // Aviation Week & Space Technology;7/29/2002, Vol. 157 Issue 5, p58 

    Reports the implementation of the Twelve-Five Standard Security Program by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration. Efforts of the agency to terminate hassle-free flights; Details on the rules for preboarding screening of passengers and cargo; Objectives of the program.

  • Tsa, Industry Groups Talk Ga Security.  // AirGuide Online.com;3/22/2010, p4 

    The article reports on the move of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to consult the generation aviation organization pertaining to security initiatives on March 9 to 10, 2010 in the U.S.

  • The Us Transportation Security Administration (tsa) Has Mandated New Security Measures.  // AirGuide Business;1/18/2010, p1 

    The article reports on the implementation of the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) on security flight measures which covers inbound flights to the country on January 4, 2010.

  • Tsa Going Back To Drawing Board On General Aviation.  // AirGuide Business;2/8/2010, p1 

    The article reports on the action of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to ensure the security of general administration in the U.S.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics